Translating Your Service

The skills and qualities that made you outstanding assets in the military – the strong work ethic, rigorous discipline, the creativity to overcome obstacles – are precisely the kinds of qualities that can invigorate the U.S. economy and drive businesses forward.

For more detailed information on how your military skills fit into a new careers and how the American Legion can help you find your best matched employer, check out the rest of this page.

Learn from Our Experts

The American Legion has produced a video tutorial series to help military veterans leverage their assets and experiences to start a business. Watch all 10 chapters and the case study to learn about the process from coming up with a business plan, to getting financing, marketing, networking, hiring and growing your business. Check out the entire series here.

Featured Industries

Click on one of the industries below to learn more about them and how members of the American Legion can help lead their workforce in a variety of career fields.







Oil & Gas

Financial Services